Secretary of State, Maria Miller has
announced during David Cameron's 3
day visit to China that in 2014 the UK will begin a new campaign dubbed
VisitBritain to encourage Chinese visitors to Britain.... Read more »
On 20 November, the Supreme Court handed
down its judgment in Patel and others v SSHD; Anwar v SSHD and Alam v SSHD
 UKSC 72 ,
in which it reviewed the jurisdiction of the First-tier Tribunal... Read more »
The Supreme Court gave a long
anticipated judgment in relation to extradition on 20 November 2013. The court
was considering validity of European Arrest Warrants under Part 1 of the
Extradition... Read more »
Secretary has laid a new Statement of Changes in the Immigration Rules before
parliament; the changes are due to take effect on 1 December 2013.
A new 'Appendix Armed Forces' has... Read more »
is the process by which states seek the return of persons accused or
convicted of offences in their territory. It has been brought to the
fore in recent years with a number of very high... Read more »
The Home Office has released a new statement of changes in the Immigration Rules setting out various changes to the visitor provisions, and Points-Based System.
The main changes to the visitor... Read more »
The Home Office will be introducing a range of priority visa services in many visa application centres around the world. These will include Tier 2 visa applications and services for business visitors.... Read more »
In SS (Nepal) v Entry Clearance Officer ,
the Court of Appeal has rejected the appeal of an applicant who was refused
entry clearance because of a false representation that he had made on his
application... Read more »
We recently wrote to the UKBA's Criminality Policy Team to request clarification of whether an applicant who has received a Fixed Penalty Notice in the 12 months preceding an application for entry... Read more »
Since 13 May, UKBA New York has removed the option for applicants to purchase a return courier service for $12 USD. Applicants are now responsible for purchasing and providing their own shipping label,... Read more »
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